Helena Bonham Carter reflects on 'cruelty' of Tim Burton divorce
Helena Bonham Carter finds the "cruelty" of divorce "extraordinary".The ‘Crown’ actress split from longterm partner Tim Burton in 2014, and though it was initially “horrible” having to adjust to sharing custody of their son Billy, 16, and 12-year-old daughter Nell, she now “recommends” the benefits of separation because she enjoys having a break.She said: “It’s taken us some time to adjust, but I think it’s really very good now. And the kids are fine, they get to have a dual life.“At first it’s a horrible thing to get used to, not having your children around [when you share custody]. The cruel...
Pierce Brosnan and Helena Bonham Carter team up for Pygmalion movie
The former James Bond star will portray playwright George Bernard Shaw in Not Bloody Likely, in which he attempts to convince his ex, Pat Campbell, played by Bonham Carter, to take on the London West End role of Eliza Doolittle in the hopes of rekindling their previous romance.The story is told from the viewpoint of a production assistant, and will be written and directed by Joel Hopkins, who previously worked with Brosnan on 2013's The Love Punch, reports Deadline.Production is planned to begin in the U.K. in the spring (21).Shaw debuted Pygmalion in 1913, and the play went on to form the bas...
Find out the unusual story behind Netflix’s ‘Enola Holmes’
‘Enola Holmes’ — Netflix’s high-energy film adaptation of the young adult adventure-mystery book series, which follows Sherlock Holmes’ spirited younger sister — hits Netflix on September 23.Enola (Millie Bobby Brown), the spunky and unladylike teen sister of world-famous detective Sherlock Holmes (Henry Cavill), wakes up on her 16th birthday in 1884 England to find her mother (Helena Bonham Carter) has gone missing. Equipped with her unconventional education in science, cryptology and martial arts, she embarks on an adventure to find her mum — and ends up outsmarting her brothers, Sherlock an...
The things they say:
"Don’t even ask what I am going to wear. Maybe I won’t wear anything... I will just have my head on and cause a sensation." Helena Bonham Carter jokes about what she'll be wearing for the virtual Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday night (20Sep20). Like all nominees, the British actress will be appearing from home. She's up for the Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Drama Series award for her portrayal of Princess Margaret in Netflix series The Crown.©2020 WENNProvided by SyndiGate Media Inc.
Helena Bonham Carter Claims Princess Margaret’s Ghost Gave Her Advice For ‘The Crown’
Season 3 of the critically-acclaimed series The Crownis just around the corner, and with it, a new cast, as the characters have grown older. With Academy Award-winner Olivia Colman taking over the role of Queen Elizabeth II, Tobias Menzies as Prince Philip, and the beloved Helena Bonham Carteras Princess Margaret, there’s no doubt that season 3 will be amazing.So, if the cast isn't enough to get you excited, you might love the fact that a real-life royal has given her blessing for the casting change, and no, we’re not talking about the Queen, or any of the living royal family members. We’re ta...
Helena Bonham Carter's Most Iconic And Eccentric Performances
Launched on her path to fame after the 1985 period drama, A Room With A View, where she portrayed Lucy Honeychurch, Helena Bonham Carter has since taken her career to the greatest heights and quirkiest depths of Hollywood. Known for her often unusual performances and outright strange characters, she's become an icon recognized far and wide and beloved everywhere. Together with her ex-husband, Tim Burton, she's left a gothic mark in the film industry that's sure to last for generations to come, so it's only fair to commemorate the most defining roles of her career at this point. Here are her 10...